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 Senior Engineer Welding - Fixed Term Contract (Group Capital Division) Koeberg Nuclear Power Station

Position : Senior Engineer Welding - Fixed Term Contract (Group Capital Division) Koeberg Nuclear Power Station Vacancy type: External/Internal

Task Grade : X16

Area of Speacialization : Perform and review all welding work ensuring compliance to national and international legislative standards such as ASME, EN, SABS, SANS, BS and Employer standards, as part of the Steam Generator Replacement (SGR) project team.

Department : Steam Generator Replacement (SGR)

Business Unit : Nuclear New Build Programme

Location : South Africa (Western Cape)

Reference Number : 5000834660XS

Closing Date : 2019/08/27 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements

• BSc Eng./B Eng. Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic, Mechatronic, Computer, Civil, Metallurgical or Industrial Engineering

• Professional Registration Body: ECSA Registered Pr. Eng.

• 4 years post qualification experience in engineering design, design integration and engineering management in power generation, technologies, materials handling plant, low pressure services plant, chemical plant, boiler emission control, milling, draft group, burners, power plant processes, turbine center line, pumps, gas turbines, high pressure equipment feed heating and cooling, solar plants, wind, energy plant and related chemistry systems, electrical, C&I and civil.

Skills and Competencies
• Behavioural
o Integrity
o Strong drive to learn
o Be results and delivery focused
o Safety consciousness
o Professionalism
• Leadership
o Strong communication skills
o Entrepreneurial mind-set
o Ability build effective relationships and delivery on expectations
o Coaching and mentoring

• Knowledge
o Technology strategy formulation
o Management of technology Projects
o Risk analysis principles
o Project management principles
o Understanding of Design Base, OTS and Maintenance Base
o Knowledge of Business Processes Management
o Superior analytical and problem solving ability

• Skills
o In-depth welding skills
o Strategic thinking skills
o Risk analysis principles
o Project management principles
o Communication and presentation skills
o Financial management skills
o Leadership skills
o International Welding Engineer (IWE) accreditation or equivalent

• Attributes
o Depth perception
o Communication skills

• Assessment
o Interview
o Demonstrate experience
o Use scenario sketching
o Ability to see the big picture
o Psychometric assessment

Key Responsibilities
• Provide a technical/metallurgy consulting and failure analysis service
• Produce and integrates engineering solutions / designs at various stages of the project lifecycle
• Compile welding procedure specification and procedure qualification records
• Conduct reviews on welding work ensuring compliance  & alliance to the national & international legislative standards
• Review and recommend possible changes and structure to all welding work packages generated at KOU business unit
• Compile and review all welding filler technical specifications
• Provide prescription and consultancy for heat treatment materials
• Prescribe welder qualification requirements in accordance with ASME IX
• Expert knowledge of the ASME Boiler Pressure Vessel Code
• Provides input into discipline-specific technology vision, strategy and direction setting
• Develops discipline specific philosophies, technical standards, procedures, work practices and specifications
• Manage and conducts products, equipment, material, service and change impact evaluations
• Provides professional technical leadership over engineers within own discipline

“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”
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